Centro de Estudios en Biotecnología (CEB)



  • Lol JC, ME Castellanos, KA Liebman, A Lenhart, PM Pennington, NR Padilla (2013) Molecular evidence for historical presence of knock-down resistance in Anopheles albimanus, a key malaria vector in Latin America. Parasites & Vectors 6:268

  • Monteiro FA, T Peretolchina, C Lazoski, K Harris, EM Dotson, et al. (2013) Phylogeographic pattern and extensive mitochondrial DNA divergence disclose a species complex within the Chagas disease vector Triatoma dimidiata. PLoS ONE 8(8): e70974. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0070974

  • Zumaya-Estrada FA, LA Messenger, T Lopez-Ordonez, MD Lewis, CA Flores-Lopez, AJ Martínez-Ibarra, PM Pennington, C Cordon-Rosales, HV Carrasco, M Segovia, MA Miles, MS Llewellyn (2012) North American import? Charting the origins of an enigmatic Trypanosoma cruzi domestic genotype.  Parasites & Vectors5:226 doi:10.1186/1756-3305-5-226

  • Pennington PM, C Paiz, LM Grajeda and C Cordón-Rosales (2009) Concurrent detection of Trypanosoma cruzi lineages I and II in domestic Triatoma dimidiata from Guatemala. Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene.80: 239–241

  • Cordón-Rosales, C, P Pennington (2007) Eco-epidemiología de la transmisión vectorial de la enfermedad de Chagas en Guatemala. Revista de la Universidad del Valle, Universidad del Valle de Guatemala. p63-84.

  • Pennington P, CB Beard and J Anderson (2004) Care, maintenance and handling of infected triatomines. In, B.J. Beaty and W.C. Marquardt (eds.) Biology of disease vectors. 2nd ed.  University Press of  Colorado.  p717-725

  • Beard, CB, EM Dotson, PM Pennington, S Eichler, C Cordon-Rosales, RV Durvasula (2001). Bacterial symbiosis and paratransgenic control of vector-borne Chagas disease. International Journal of Parasitology 31:621-7.

  • Pennington, PM,  D Cadavid, J Bunikis, SJ Norris, AG Barbour (1999)  Extensive interplasmidic duplications change the virulence phenotype of the relapsing fever agent Borrelia turicatae. Molecular Microbiology 34:1120-1132.

  • Pennington, PM, D Cadavid, AG Barbour (1999). Characterization of VspB of Borrelia turicatae, a major outer membrane protein expressed in blood and tissues of mice. Infection and Immunity 67: 4637-45.

  • Cadavid, D, PM Pennington, TA Kerentseva, S Bergstrom, AG Barbour (1997). Immunologic and genetic analyses of VmpA of a neurotropic strain of Borrelia turicatae. Infection and Immunity. 65:3352-3360.

  • Pennington, PM, CD Allred, CS West, R Alvarez, AG Barbour (1997).  Arthritis severity and spirochete burden are determined by serotype in the Borrelia turicatae-mouse model of Lyme disease.  Infection and Immunity.  65:285-292.

  • Stone, WH, DG Saphire, SM Hackleman, AM Braun, P Pennington, J Scheffler, JC Wigle, AB Cox (1994).  Effect of radiation and age on immunoglobulin levels in Rhesus monkeys (Macaca mulatta).  Radiation Research. 138: 401-408.

  • Orozco A., Pérez J. (collaborator) 2013. A review of Bioinformatics training applied to research in Molecular Medicine, Agriculture and Biodiversity in Costa Rica and Central America. Oxford University – SOIBIO (pending publication)

  • Pérez, J. 2011. Metagenomics: objective tool for the analyses of the water microbiology understanding in Guatemala. II National Congress of Water. Mesa Occidental del Agua. NUFIC.

  • Pérez, J. 2010. Gases emission from wheat (Triticum spp). University of Basque Country. 45 p.

  • Ayala, D.E.; Pérez, J.M. 2006. Physiological study of Flemingia Flemingia macrophylla (Willd.) and behaevior of this plant at EARTH University. CR, Universidad EARTH. 47 p.